KPMG Sr. Associate, Network Operations Security in Saint Louis, Missouri

Business Title: Sr. Associate, Network Operations Security

Requisition Number: 66305

Function: Business Support Services

Area of Interest: Information Technology

State: MO

City: Saint Louis

Description:

The fastest growing Big Four professional services firm in the U.S., KPMG is known for being a great place to work and build a career. We provide audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking a Sr. Associate, Network Operations Security to join our KPMG Technology Group.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides support, participate and lead many projects and tasks performed by the Network Security Operations team for KPMG US, including interfacing with sponsors and customers

  • Team up with the IT architecture and engineering groups to help ensure alignment with business initiatives while adhering to KPMG guidelines and leading industry practices

  • Incident Resolution and management: provide second and third level incident support; diagnostics and corrective actions; implementation and third party engagement and coordination; vulnerability management; physical break fix; 'on-call coverage'

  • Participate in post incident and Problem Management: provide post mortems for incidents; provide timely incident reporting to KPMG governance; create and maintain the known errors and resolutions registry to reduce repair times; track update and close action items; provide statistical data pertaining to short term incidents and chronic network problems

  • Maintain documentation of guidelines and standards for specific technologies

  • Change Management: implement scheduled changes on time, within a scheduled window and without causing an incident

Qualifications:

  • Minimum three years of experience supporting enterprise network IT infrastructure

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university or equivalent work experience

  • Strong knowledge and hands-on experience with network Security Technologies such as: Cisco ASA, Palo Alto firewalls, Cisco AnyConnect, IP Sec VPN, Cisco CSM and ACS, BlueCoat proxies, director and Reporter, F5 load balancers, Cisco wireless network, Riverbed WAN optimization, Raritan, remote access VPN, Cisco AnyConnect, IP Sec VPN, Blue Coat Cloud, TCP/IP, UDP, DHCP, DNS, MPLS, EIGRP, BGP, HSRP, FTP, SFTP, STP, RSTP, TACACS+, ACS, RADIUS, RSA, SecureID and SNMP monitoring and reporting

  • Working knowledge of various diagnostics and service tools such as; BT Technologies IPControl, Sniffer, various Protocol Analyzers, Cisco NCM, Service Now, Solar Winds, Splunk, Netscout Infinistream, Panorama, and DNS/DHCP Infoblox

  • Working knowledge and hands-on experience with IP sub netting, Telnet/SSH Clients, Raritan or Terminal Server Remote Access; knowledge of ITIL V3 and CMDB; knowledge of in scripting/coding for the purposes of automation utilizing the Python language is preferred

  • Strong verbal/written communication, problem solving, analytical and independent judgment skills to support an environment driven by customer service and team work

KPMG offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG, an equal opportunity employer/disability/veteran. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.

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